Sunday, October 21, 2018

Tag: national anthem

NFL Players Who Refuse to Be Silenced...

NFL players demonstrated during the national anthem at several preseason games Thursday night, protests that again drew a rebuke from President Donald Trump. Writing on...

With No Timeline to Form Anthem Policies,...

With no deadlines to meet and a monthlong summer break coming up, NFL teams are in no hurry to formulate a policy on demonstrations...

Civil Rights Activists Rally Outside of NFL...

NEW YORK (AP) — Civil rights activists gathered outside of NFL headquarters and called on team owners to overturn a new policy aimed at...

Kaepernick’s Ex-Teammate Eric Reid Files Collusion Grievance...

NEW YORK (AP) — The NFL players' union says former San Francisco 49ers Eric Reid filed a grievance against the league, alleging that he...

O.J. Simpson Was with Colin Kaepernick’s Protest...

O.J. Simpson doesn't think Colin Kaepernick made the best decision when he decided to kneel during the national anthem two NFL seasons ago. While...

Nets’ National Anthem Singer Justine Skye Kneels...

NEW YORK (AP) — The national anthem singer at the Brooklyn Nets' home opener took a knee at the end of her performance. Justine Skye...

NFL Players, Owners Hold Talks on Social...

NEW YORK (AP) — NFL players and owners held an unusual meeting Tuesday to discuss social issues, a session both sides termed positive and...

Demonstrators Stage Silent Protest Outside Ravens Stadium

BALTIMORE (AP) — More than 100 people participated in a silent protest before the start of the Baltimore Ravens game as the national anthem...

Tenn. Titans WR Rishard Matthews Tweets, Then...

Tenessee Titans wide receiver Rishard Matthews may have changed his mind about quitting football over a possible new national anthem rule. The star tweeted...

Diverse United States Divided on Symbols of...

FREEDMEN'S TOWN, Texas (AP) — When Afghanistan War veteran Joseph Smith saw NFL players take a knee or raise a fist during the playing...

CBS Sports Reporter Backtracks on Colin Kaepernick...

NEW YORK (AP) — A CBS Sports reporter clarified his televised report saying quarterback Colin Kaepernick told him he would stand during the national...

Shannon Sharpe Keeps It Civil In Response...

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=a54yn6f--U0 Never one to bite his tongue, Shannon Sharpe has responded to his former Baltimore Ravens teammate Ray Lewis' spirited rebuttal that he was praying...

Ray Lewis Has Fiery Response to ‘Friend’...

https://twitter.com/SheHatesJacoby/status/912860430455930885 Ray Lewis wants to get something straight about his kneeling during the national anthem Sunday. Namely that he didn't take a knee during the...

Trump Begins the Morning by Slamming the...

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is up and tweeting, and his target is the NFL. Trump says "ratings for NFL football are way...

Browns Players Kneel In Prayer During National...

CLEVELAND (AP) — Kneeling and bowing their heads, the Cleveland Browns bonded over something bigger than football. More than a dozen players formed a circle...

A Year After Kaepernick’s Protest Began, He’s...

What started as a protest against police brutality has mushroomed a year later into a divisive debate over the future of a football player...

Seahawks’ Bennett Plans to Continue National Anthem...

CARSON, Calif. (AP) — Seattle Seahawks defensive end Michael Bennett said Sunday he will sit during the national anthem this season to protest social...

Chris Broussard Rips 76ers: ‘80% of League Is...

On the Oct. 28 edition of FOX Sports One's "Undisputed," NBA commentator Chris Broussard rips the Philadelphia 76ers for denying singer Sevyn Streeter an...

John Legend on His Political Nature: ‘I...

John Legend doesn't "separate politics from life." He makes that clear in a new interview where he touches on the rape accusations of Nate...

Brandon Marshall Loses Two Sponsorships in Three...

Protesting football player Brandon Marshall just lost his second sponsorship. The Denver Broncos linebacker joined Colin Kaepernick's sit-out of the national anthem Sept. 8...

Super Bowl Opening Acts: Alicia Keys, Jennifer...

Last night’s Super Bowl offered a few noteworthy musical moments before Beyonce took the stage, as Alicia Keys performed the National Anthem and Jennifer...